Outside Funding Toolkit


Need more funding for your community project? Here is some information about how look for other grants and find sponsors in the Buffalo area. We will continue to update this page as we learn about more opportunities.


Grants available from Buffalo businesses

Organization Grant website Need 501(c)(3) status? Projects they fund
KeyBank Foundation https://www.key.com/about/corporate-responsibility/keybank-foundation.jsp No Projects that sustainably increase community/neighborhood financial well-being (i.e. affordable housing, workforce skills for adults)
M&T Bank https://www.mtb.com/about-mt/community-involvement/charitable-contributions?WCMITEMID=2153 Yes Projects that support arts/culture, civic affairs, healthcare, and education
Citizens Bank https://www.citizensbank.com/community/contributions.aspx
Yes Projects that last one year and revitalize neighborhoods, teach money management, or fight hunger
Home Depot https://corporate.homedepot.com/community/home-depot-foundation-grants Yes, for at least one year Projects that require building materials and support veterans or underserved communities